Saturday, 20 July 2013
The summer-only Glenelg - Skye Turntable Ferry has been running as a community operation for six years and as a vehicle crossing for almost 80 years. The MV Glenachulish has plied this route for 45 years and celebrations will take place on 8 August when the Chicago Stock Yard Kilty Band will be present. Read more at the BBC Website and muse on how a vessel that moves backwards and forwards across a short stretch of water should be at Glenelg, the longest place-name palindrome in the UK.
Scottish Islands Explorer - changes its word order regularly